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The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

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Along the bluffs and beaches of the Santa Barbara coast lies The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara, a resort of stunning natural beauty and relaxed luxury. With 78 acres of oceanfront property, including two miles of natural beach, we offer an expansive sun-drenched setting with endless vistas of sea and sky. Our resort in Santa Barbara, California features innovative and artful design that is in keeping with the intimacy and aesthetics of a Mediterranean village. Unwind at an award-winning 42,000-square-foot spa and fitness center or relax beside one of three zero-edge swimming pools and 26 private cabanas. The resort's 358 newly-renovated guestrooms and signature suites artfully infuse luxurious interiors with modern technologies for a true sense of comfort. Additional resort amenities include a new oceanfront restaurant, Angel Oak, four Har-Tru clay tennis courts, a Foley wine tasting room, and the adjacent Sandpiper Golf Club.
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Property amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Room Service
Adult pool
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Paid Wifi
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Five star venue that does not fail to deliver. Excellent location Great friendly helpful staff Luxurious rooms with king size beds, bathrooms with bath and walk-in shower. Food and drink are excellent quality The only down side is the air on is very cold - great in summer but
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Ritz-Carlton Bacara is unique for Santa Barbara. First, they advertise they are in Santa Barbara but really are located in a small town just north called Goleta. This was perfect for what I was looking for but if you try and google map it and put in Santa Barbara, probably
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The hotel is warm and inviting when you arrive and the room was cozy and well appointed . A great balcony for having breakfast and breathing the fresh ocean air . The pool area is fantastic and the large pool makes for plenty of room for a good exercise swim . The spa is
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The staff at this property were impeccable from the moment we arrived. The property is absolutely breathtaking and the rooms are beautifully appointed and furnished stylishly. We ordered room service every night of our stay. The room service line was rarely answered on the first
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We had the pleasure of staying in this fantastic hotel last week when we where evacuated from our house in Montecito due to possible mud slides , the staff couldn’t of been more helpful and accommodating. Thanks again
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I never experienced anything that sort, it was perfectly private
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I was in a walkout on the first floor near the walking path and could hear others outside but not from above me.
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I think so yes
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Rooms have not been renovated ,neither the pools which really need it. The hotel is in the process to be adapted to the new brand but it will several year - if not sold again in the meantime....
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Do you accept small pets
They accept all kinds of dogs, from small to big. They charge $100 - for one dog and $50 for any additional (if you have more than one dog with you). I believe it's one time payment, not a daily one.
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"If you like walking a steep slope pools near the pool are great. If not then stay near the main reception at the top of the property"
"I would aim for a garden level room ... near the pools."
"Rooms that face the ocean are the best"
"Ocean view rooms along the trail are the only ones worth the trouble, if you don't mind the outrageous price tags"
"Stay away from Bldg 15 near trash dump and road. Ocean view is an additional $600.00 on top of your room."
US$380 - US$902 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Bacara Resort & Spa
United StatesCaliforniaGoleta
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